Everytopic seminar

Everytopic Seminar
Spring 2012
Friday, 2:00pm-3:20pm



Schedule of talks (all talks at 2:00pm in room 226)

   DATE         SPEAKER                  TITLE           
January 20
Ben Weiss (Technion)
Pairs of polynomials over the rationals taking infinitely many common values
February 3
Paul Monsky (Brandeis)
Polynomial identities between characteristic 2 theta series and some modular curves
February 10
David Simmons (University of North Texas)
Dipohantine Approximations for Kleinian Groups
February 17
Joel Bellaiche (Brandeis)
A universal Galois representation attached to modular forms modulo 2
Mars 2 Sheldon Joyner (Brandeis) The Grothendieck-Teichmuller group
Mars 9 Kyle Petersen (DePaul University) What is the gamma vector? (And what does it count?)
Mars 30 Sug Woo Shin (MIT) Families of automorphic L-functions
April 20 Josh Sussan (Max Planck) Braid group actions and Heisenberg categorification
April 27
May 4
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